Avoiding Scams & Fraud

Each day we hear about it on the news, we see it in our inbox or we get a call about it on our phones. Scams and fraud attempts are everywhere we turn. These activities range from calls about your car's warranty to phishing scams in your inbox to fraudulent social media profiles. There are seemingly countless ways criminals are attempting to get your personal information and your money. 

As your trusted financial institution, we want you to be informed and prepared for the various ways that scammers are trying to get what they want. We have included a list of topics you can explore and gain the knowledge to keep yourself from becoming a victim of scams or fraud. 


General scams
and fraud information

Financial exploitation
of older adults

Phishing 101

Debit CC Fraud

Debit and credit card fraud


Consumer Financial Protection Bureau website

FTC Blog

Federal Trade Commission blog